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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Set of Sketches Depicting Various Dresses, Coats, and a Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Set includes six sketches depicting five different garments (two in color). Clockwise from top left: multicolor jacket made from velvet ribbon; evening gown of black Chantilly lace over a sea green organdie slip with pink hem; belted calf-length coat with two breast pockets; double-breasted and belted coat of white linen with waist pockets; black crepe sleeveless dress that is worn under the multicolor velvet jacket (as indicated in text).

Inscription

[Right]: natural/shantung/coat/calf/length/white/linen/coat [Center]: Blk/chantilly/lace/over/sea/green/organdie/pink [Left]: jacket/velvet/ribbon/joined/sleeveless/shirred/ribbon/over/Blk/crepe

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 2

Identifier

KA0039_V8p02-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc. Set of Sketches Depicting Various Dresses, Coats, and a Jacket. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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